Contact Details

Control Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
426 4th Phase Peenya Indust Area
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Mr. Rajesh Rathi

Managing Director,
Control Infotech Pvt. Ltd.


About Me

I am passionately involved with ISA since 1984. I am a senior life member. Through this platform I would like to support large scale skill development and employment in automated manufacturing. I have served in several ISA leadership roles.

  • 2023 - 24   : ISA Treasurer (Current)
  • 2021 - 23    :  EB member
        • 2022: Champion EB's Technical Education and Certification (TEC) Strategy Group
  • 2016 - 17     : President of ISA Bangalore
  • 2019 - 20    : District Vice President (DVP) ISA District 14 (Now APAC)

Professionally I am a Technocrat Automation Entrepreneur.

After working in the USA and Japan for multinational companies in the early years I turned to self-employment in 1990. I have been working in the domains of Industrial and Power Automation all along.

Currently my full-time business pursuit, GRIDsentry, a startup company, will offer for Powergrid Cybersecurity Products and Services for Railroads, Utilities, Industry and Microgrids.

I am also chairman of successful CI Group (CIG) of companies that have operations in India and the USA. Between these two delivery centers CIG address global markets. The group has diverse interests, all of which have roots in Automation:

  • Dual fuel operation of diesel engines (Diesel + Natural Gas) for emissions improvement
  • Substation Automation for traction, utilities, industry, microgrids
  • Military Grade ruggedized Control and Electrical systems
  • Railways Digital Transformation technologies


University of Houston
Houston, Texas, United States
Master of Science, 1984
Computer Engineering
1982 To 1984
Dissertation: Automatic Tuning of PID Control
Advisor: Dr. George Batten Jr.

Indian Institute of Technology
Chennai, India
Bachelor of Technology, 1982
Electrical Engineering
1977 To 1982
Dissertation: Blood Doppler Flow Meter
Advisor: Dr. T.M. Srinivasan

Level of Education

Master’s/Graduate Degree or Above

Professional Associations

Indo American Chamber of Commerce
2014 - Present

Pan IIT Alumni Association
2003 - Present

IIT Madras Alumni Association
1982 - Present

ISA Young Professional

Is a Young Professional

Job History

Control Infotech Group of Companies
Founder, Owner, Chairman
Raleigh, NC, United States
June 1990 - present

Yokogawa Keonics
Sr. Project Engineer
Bangalore, India
December 1988 - June 1990

Molytek, Inc.
Software Design Engineer
Pittsburgh, PA, United States
October 1984 - May 1986

Honors and Awards

Best Entrepreneur Award
ISA District 14 (ISA D14)

Best ISA Section Leader award
International Society of Automation (ISA)